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Re: Using a CC-3.0-BY file as data file for a GPL program

On Thu, 06 Sep 2007 12:23:35 +0530 Shriramana Sharma wrote:

> Francesco Poli wrote:
> > Shriramana, which category does the database you need belong to?
> I do not understand which "category" you mean. It's a database of 
> latitude/longitude/elevation data for places around the globe. See 
> geonames.org.

I was referring to Arnoud's explanation (sorry for not being explicit

Paraphrasing Arnoud's words, you should basically ask yourself:
* did the selection of the data that was put in the database involve
  creative activity by its maker?
* was the database created by a European company?
* do you have to sign an NDA before you get a copy of the database?

 Need to read a Debian testing installation walk-through?
..................................................... Francesco Poli .
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